In 2011, the American Academy of Pediatrics called for an outright ban on use of tanning beds by minors.
I haunted her building and searched for her gym—even her tanning salon.
Improbably, a couple of broomsticks fall through the tanning bed handles, locking them both inside.
A new tax on tanning salons promises $2.7 billion in revenue—Nicole LaPorte on why the tax will bolster the spray tan industry.
He leaves his tanning bed for a meeting with his caucus only to find himself in a Tea Party tank of crazed ideologues.
Upon these facts in general, depends the action of the mineral tans used in tanning furs.
The liquid is put into paddle-wheels just as the tanning mixture is.
The men had been engaged in tanning leather and had quite a number of hides on hand that must have enriched the flames.
The bark is sometimes used for tanning, and the wood for dyeing.
The men say it must be dressed by some of the civilized Indians on the reserves, as the white man's tanning injures the value.
late Old English tannian "to convert hide into leather" (by steeping it in tannin), from Medieval Latin tannare "tan, dye, a tawny color" (c.900), from tannum "crushed oak bark," used in tanning leather, probably from a Celtic source (e.g. Breton tann "oak tree"). The meaning "make brown by exposure to the sun" first recorded 1520s. To tan (someone's) hide in the figurative sense is from 1660s. Related: Tanned; tanning.
"bronze color imparted to skin by exposure to sun," 1749, see tan (v.). As a simple name for a brownish color, in any context, it is recorded from 1888. The adjective tan "of the color of tanned leather" is recorded from 1660s.
Abbreviation of tangent